Rest is something that keeps coming up and something that I really feel like the Lord is speaking over me this year. Not physical rest, even though that is important, but God desires for his children to rest spiritually. Why is rest so important? Resting in...

Several years ago, Colby and I took a trip to Arizona. We spent time in Phoenix before heading towards the Grand Canyon. Due to forest fires in the area, we had to forego our plans to make a stop in Sedona. I am not sure...

Colby and I love to hike on vacation. I know, vacation is supposed to be about relaxing, right? Well, it never is for us. We love to see the world and we take every chance we get to hike when we travel. We somehow always...

In the second letter of Thessalonians, Paul starts off his letter to the church with thanksgiving and prayer, and in 2 Thessalonians 1:4 he writes, "We’re so proud of you; you’re so steady and determined in your faith despite all the hard times that have come...

What do you do when your prayers aren't answered? Hopefully, as shared on Wednesday's post, you continue to trust God and declare that he is good. However, I know that is not the case with everyone. Often times, the Spirit of offense happens, disappointment happens,...

God is good. He is good, right now, in the waiting, he is good. He is good in the pain. He is good in the loss. He is good in the heartache. He is a good, good Father. He is good, always. He isn't just good when I get...

Happy 2017! I hope you had a great time ringing in the New Year. I love reading verses about the NEW that the Lord is doing. One of my favorites is Isaiah 43:18-19, but read how powerful Revelation 21:5 is, which says, "The one sitting on...

"There is a time for everything, and a season for every activity under the heavens." Ecclesiastes 3:1 There is a time for everything. Everything? Everything! Well then my question is, "When is it my time Lord?" As another year comes to a close, it sure doesn't seem like...

Happy Friday! As you start the weekend of traveling and celebrating the birth of our Savior, I just wanted to take a second to wish you a Merry Christmas. My heart for everyone this season is that they would experience more of the Lord's love...

A miracle baby. Not my baby. I wish. But, a miracle baby. The most important miracle baby of all. Way more important than our babies ever will be. Jesus! A baby that came to the most unlikely person, at the most unlikely place and in the most unlikely way....